Part 1: 'No One Ever Taught Me Any of That.' Episode 1 57m 53s

Students will watch Part I of the recent PBS
College Behind Bars
program (click either hyperlink below)

Part 1: ‘No One Ever Taught Me Any of That.’ Episode 1 57m 53s
Incarcerated men and women in New York State are admitted to the Bard Prison Initiative (BPI), one of the
most rigorous college programs in America. As they begin their studies at Eastern and Taconic Correctional
facilities, they discover that they will be held to the same high standards as Bard College students on the
main campus in Annandale-on-Hudson.
And write up a minimum two-page (400-500 words a typical page)
Reaction Paper
to the episode
commenting on the some of the adult students profiled in the first episode and rather than discuss the idea
of taxpayer-funded prison college education, instead discuss the various barriers that the students and
their college professors have to overcome in this rather unique “educational” setting.  Worth
15 points

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